Published:2009/10/20  Last Updated:2009/10/20

Canon IT Solutions Inc. ACCESSGUARDIAN vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Canon IT Solutions Inc. ACCESSGUARDIAN contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Products Affected

  • ACCESSGUARDIAN Version 3.0.14 and earlier
  • ACCESSGUARDIAN Version 3.5.6 and earlier


Canon IT Solutions Inc. ACCESSGUARDIAN is a web security gateway. ACCESSGUARDIAN contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


An arbitrary script may be executed on the user's web browser.


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Vendor Status

Vendor Status Last Update Vendor Notes
Canon IT Solutions Inc. Vulnerable 2009/10/20


JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2009.10.20

Measures Conditions Severity
Access Required Routed - can be attacked over the Internet using packets
  • High
Authentication None - anonymous or no authentication (IP addresses do not count)
  • High
User Interaction Required Simple - the user must be convinced to take a standard action that does not feel harmful to most users, such as click on a link or view a file
  • Medium
Exploit Complexity Low - little to no expertise and/or luck required to exploit (cross-site scripting)
  • High

Description of each analysis measures


Ohji Kashiwazaki of GLOBAL SECURITY EXPERTS Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.

Other Information

JPCERT Reports
CERT Advisory
CPNI Advisory
CVE CVE-2009-4608
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2009-000066

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